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Fractals 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 180'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: RMWright, Summer 2013
New Route: Yes
Season: Typical of the Mill Creek Dome
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Submitted By: Richard M. Wright on Sep 3, 2013

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First part of P1 of Fractals.

Description 

Complex topologies such as those found on this route can be described mathematically using fractals, hence the odd name.

P1 (5.9, 110 feet, 9 draws): Thrutch over the initial lip, and fire up through the V-slot above to gain easy terrain to the anchor. Fractals ascends solid rock with largely fun climbing and provides a good and moderate warm-up.

P2 (5.7, 65 feet, 5 draws): Climb through another V-slot to gain easy terrain after bolt 2.

Location 

Start ten feet left of FOAL.

Protection 

Nine quickdraws, something for the double bolt anchor at the top of each pitch, a 60 meter rope. The rappel from the top of P1 is 100 feet to the ledge, so tie the ends of the rope.


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By Dave Clark 5.10
From: Golden, CO
Sep 5, 2013
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Nice route and top notch bolt job, RW. Fun climbing on good rock all the way.